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sister

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a woman religious

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a buoy resembling a cone

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In their plea, the nuns questioned the reason behind the delay in filing the charge sheet and stated that they are under immense pressure.
All the four nuns were witnesses in the case against the former Bishop of the Jalandhar diocese, Mulakkal, accused of sexually assaulting a nun repeatedly between 2014 and 2016.
The New York Times this week gave a glimpse inside a Buddhist temple which has been converted into a bizarre Communist Chinese shrine, after a construction contractor evicted the temple's nuns.
The Nun. With its creepy, spooky atmospherics good enough to terrify audiences, the Warner Bros movie is minting money at the box office worldwide.
'The Nun' is the newest - and darkest - chapter in the Conjuring Universe of films.
Not just in India, but elsewhere in the world, Catholic nuns have been instrumental in not just feeding the spiritual hunger of the congregation but also shredding barriers and bringing people stuck in periphery to the centre and carrying them forward with compassion and care.
Throwback Thursday: A cover story I was assigned to do in 1986 as a staff writer of the Sunday Inquirer Magazine was about the kidnapping of 10 contemplative Carmelite nuns in Marawi City.
Dedicated to God: An Oral History of Cloistered Nuns. By Abbie Reese.
A senior clerics' committee gave a nod to the nun's miracle following which Francis signed a decree approving the canonization of the nun, according to reports.
Nuns' Literacies in Medieval Europe: The Kansas City Dialogue.
Ten years after independent filmmaker and artist Abbie Reese inaugurated her collaboration with the Clare Colettine nuns at the Corpus Christi Monastery in Rockford, Ill., she admits that the time she has spent with the nuns, who practice a form of strict enclosure relatively rare today, has had an effect on her that goes well beyond scholarly curiosity.
Thank a Nun Day is an organized social media effort that invites participants of all ages from around the world to unite under the hashtag #ThankANun to share messages of gratitude to the Catholic nuns—past and present—who have made a difference in their lives.
June Whitfield | as Sister Ruth, who is making a one-off appearance in Albert Square Esther |Rantzen Which nun was all at sea?